Courses Overview

First Aid, Forestry, Aerial, LOLER and Tree Survey Courses

COURSE CODE

EC01

COURSE TITLE

Casualty Management and Rescue Techniques – Training

DURATION

2 days

Training Cost

(per person)

£300

Minimum 4 attendees required

COURSE CODE

EC02

COURSE TITLE

Casualty Management and Rescue Techniques – Update

DURATION

1 day

Training Cost

(per person)

£175

Minimum 4 attendees required

COURSE CODE

F01

COURSE TITLE

Chainsaw Maintenance, Cross-Cutting and Basic Chainsaw Operation

DURATION

2 days

Training Cost

(per person)

£450

COURSE CODE

F02

COURSE TITLE

Introduction to Felling and Processing Small Trees with a Diameter at Felling Height of up to 380mm

DURATION

3 days

Training Cost

(per person)

£600

COURSE CODE

F01/F02

Combined Course

COURSE TITLE

Chainsaw Maintenance, Cross-Cutting and Basic Chainsaw Operation and Felling and Processing Small Trees with a Diameter at Felling Height of up to 380mm

DURATION

5 days

Training Cost

(per person)

£900

COURSE CODE

f03

COURSE TITLE

Felling and Processing of Medium Trees with a Diameter at Felling Height of up to 760mm

DURATION

3 days

Training Cost

(per person)

£600

COURSE CODE

F04

COURSE TITLE

Safe Management of Uprooted, Broken, Leaning and Hung-up Trees

DURATION

3 days

Training Cost

(per person)

£700

COURSE CODE

f05

COURSE TITLE

Assisted Felling

DURATION

2 days

Training Cost

(per person)

£450

COURSE CODE

f06

COURSE TITLE

Felling and Processing of Large Trees with a Diameter Exceeding 760mm at Felling Height

DURATION

3 days

Training Cost

(per person)

£700

COURSE CODE

A01

COURSE TITLE

Tree Climbing, Pruning and Aerial Rescue

DURATION

5 days

Training Cost

(per person)

£850

COURSE CODE

A02

COURSE TITLE

Pruning Techniques for Aerial Tree Work

DURATION

3 days

Training Cost

(per person)

£600

COURSE CODE

A02/A03

Combined Course

COURSE TITLE

Combined Course Pruning Techniques for Aerial Tree Work and Use of Chainsaw from a Rope and Harness

DURATION

5 days

Training Cost

(per person)

£900

COURSE CODE

A03

COURSE TITLE

Use of Chainsaw from a Rope and Harness

DURATION

3 days

Training Cost

(per person)

£600

COURSE CODE

A04

COURSE TITLE

Tree Dismantling Operations

DURATION

5 days

Training Cost

(per person)

£900

COURSE CODE

A05

COURSE TITLE

Safe Working on Steep and Unstable Surfaces

DURATION

3 days

Training Cost

(per person)

£700

COURSE CODE

L01

COURSE TITLE

Introduction to Loler Regulations (Tree Care Specific)

DURATION

1 day

Training Cost

(per person)

£250

COURSE CODE

L02

COURSE TITLE

Loler Thorough Examiner (Tree Care Specific)

DURATION

4 days

Training Cost

(per person)

£750

COURSE CODE

S01

COURSE TITLE

Basic Tree Survey and Inspection

DURATION

1 day

Training Cost

(per person)

£200

Minimum 4 attendees required

Machinery Courses

COURSE CODE

M01

COURSE TITLE

Powered Pole Pruners

DURATION

1 day

Training Cost

(per person)

£250

COURSE CODE

M02

COURSE TITLE

Handheld Hedge Cutter

DURATION

1 day

Training Cost

(per person)

£250

COURSE CODE

M03

COURSE TITLE

Trimmer/Brush Cutter (Combined)

DURATION

1 day

Training Cost

(per person)

£250

COURSE CODE

M04

COURSE TITLE

Clearing Saw

DURATION

2 days

Training Cost

(per person)

£450

COURSE CODE

M05

COURSE TITLE

Use of Cutting Tools (Including chainsaws) from a Mobile Elevating Work Platform – MEWP

DURATION

1 day or 2 days

Training Cost

(per person)

£250

(1 day)

£450

(2 days)

COURSE CODE

M06

COURSE TITLE

Manually Fed Woodchippers

DURATION

1 day

Training Cost

(per person)

£250

COURSE CODE

M07

COURSE TITLE

Maintenance and Operation of GRCS (Good Rigging Control System) and FTC Mini/Micro

DURATION

1 day

Training Cost

(per person)

£250

Continuation Training Courses

COURSE CODE

CT1

COURSE TITLE

Working at Height in Trees (Compliance with Work at Height Regulations)

DURATION

1 day

Training Cost

(per person)

£250

COURSE CODE

CT2

COURSE TITLE

Hitch Climber’s Guide to the Canopy

DURATION

1 day or 2 days

Training Cost

(per person)

£250

(1 day)

£450

(2 days)

COURSE CODE

CT3

COURSE TITLE

Introduction to Mechanical Climbing Devices

DURATION

2 days or 3 days

Training Cost

(per person)

£450

(1 day)

£600

(2 days)

COURSE CODE

CT4

COURSE TITLE

Ascent and Work Positioning Techniques – Update

DURATION

2 days

Training Cost

(per person)

£450

COURSE CODE

CT5

COURSE TITLE

Work Positioning and Rescue Techniques for Vertical Stem Wood

DURATION

1 day

Training Cost

(per person)

£250

COURSE CODE

CT6

COURSE TITLE

Introduction to the Set Up and Operation of Lifting and Lowering Devices (e.g. GRCS and FTC Mini and Micro)

DURATION

1 day or 2 days

Training Cost

(per person)

£250

(1 day)

£450

(2 days)

COURSE CODE

CT7

COURSE TITLE

Rigging Forces

DURATION

2 days

Training Cost

(per person)

£450

COURSE CODE

CT8

COURSE TITLE

Portable Industrial Power Winch

DURATION

1 day

Training Cost

(per person)

£250

COURSE CODE

CT9

COURSE TITLE

Training for Existing and Potential Instructors and Assessors

DURATION

1 – 5 days

(flexible based on requirements)

Training Cost

(per person)

£250 – £900

NB: Treepartner Training Continuation courses are not formally assessed. However, on completion of the training, a Treepartner Record of Training and Achievement (certificate) will be issued.

Refresher/Update Training

All our training courses can also be run as Refreshers – update training for those who have received previous training but wish to refresh their skills and knowledge. Refresher courses are essentially compact versions of the original full course and therefore duration is typically reduced, but flexible, depending on individual needs.

Refresher Courses can be provided via:

Treepartner Training bespoke courses with a Record of Refresher Training and Achievement issued on completion and the option to complete the relevant NPTC – CPD (Continuing Professional Development) Assessment Unit. See link below:

or

Lantra Awards suite of refresher courses (training combined with assessment of competence)

Refresher/Update Training Course Fees
One Day Refresher – £250  (per person)
Two-Day Refresher – £450  (per person)
Three-Day Refresher – £600  (per person)
To enquire please contact Richard Allmond directly on 07813 012024 or email richallmond@gmail.com

Online Learning

We offer 1:1 or small group training sessions online, for classroom-based learning covering a range of topics, both theoretical and practical.  Below are some examples of our online modules, but we are also happy to discuss specific training requirements and consider any other online learning requests, so please get in touch with Richard Allmond on 07813 012024 or richallmond@gmail.com

LOLER Thorough Examiner – Refresher/Update of Underpinning Knowledge

9 hours contact time (3 x 3-hour sessions recommended over 3 days)

  • Legislation
  • Equipment selection
  • Equipment categories
  • Determining Safe Work Loads
  • Types of damage and defects
  • Maintenance
  • Decision making protocols for accepting or rejecting components
  • Reporting and Recording procedures

Cost per person

£350

Rigging Forces

4 hours contact time (2 x 2-hour sessions recommended)

  • Estimating the mass and weight of sections
  • Estimating worst case scenario Peak forces
  • Selection of suitable equipment capable of withstanding anticipated forces whilst maintaining sufficient safety margins

Cost per person

£200

NPTC Assessor Standard Setting/Updating

(2-hour sessions recommended with number of sessions based on individual needs)

Cost per person

£100

Lantra Awards Instructor Technical Standard Setting/Updating

(2-hour sessions recommended with number of sessions based on individual needs)

Cost per person

£100

NB: Treepartner Online Training courses are not formally assessed. However, on completion of the training, a Treepartner Record of Training and Achievement (certificate) will be issued.